Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Urges Transpo Bill Before Recess as Congress Squabbles Over Details (The Hill, WSJ)
  • WaPo Thinks Senate Bill Is Better of Two Flawed Options
  • Is Streetcar Totally Dead for San Antonio? (TPR)
  • For a Nationwide Infrastructure Plan, Congress Should Be Talking About Broadband (CityLab)
  • Protected Bike Lanes Would Be Easier to Build Under New California Law (Next City)
  • How Will Fairfax County Capitalize on the Silver Line? (Falls Church News-Press)
  • Grants to Boost TOD in Minneapolis (Finance & Commerce)
  • In Brazil, Past Tragedy Fuels Bike Boom (Next City)

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T4America Coalition Announces Opposition to House Energy and Transportation Bill Nadler: House Bill Is “the Worst Transportation Bill I Have Seen in My 19 Years in Congress” (Hill) Rural School Proud of Its Walk to School Program That Would Not Be Funded By GOP Today (HeraldExtra) Boehner Bike Path Is “Baloney” (League of American Bicyclists) […]

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LA’s Multi-Modal Mobility Plan Meets the City’s Ingrained Car Culture (NYT) Why a Biden Run Could Be Good News for Amtrak (The Hill) Is It Possible for California to Cut Gas Use in Half by 2030? (Mercury News) What Europe’s High-Speed Trains Can Teach America (Grist) Northeast Governors Prod Congress for Long-Term Transpo Bill (Trucking […]

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Mayors Team Up to Press Congress for Action on Transpo Bill (Mass Live) Uncertainty on Bill Already Threatening Projects (The Hill) Illinois Lawmakers Want Full Funding for Rail, Transit (Chicago Sun-Times) GGW: Can the DC Metro System Restore the Public’s Trust? Gov Malloy’s TOD Bill in Connecticut Will Get Retooled (WNPR) In Philly, Transpo Issues Play Undeniable Role […]

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A Friendly Reminder That Bike-Ped Still Isn’t Safe in Congress (LAB) Harry Reid Would Fold Student Loan Interest Extensions Into Transpo Bill (Hill) Boehner Floats Possibility of 6-Month Transpo Extension, to Boxer’s Chagrin (Reuters, WaPo) Secretary LaHood: Distracted Driving at Level of National Epidemic (TranspoNation) Houston Moves Forward With New Commuter Rail Line (Transpo Nation) […]

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Five Wishes For the Final Transportation Bill, From Transportation for America Why the Coal Ash Amendment to the Transportation Bill Matters: A Personal Tale (Hill) Heavy Reliance on Local Funding Makes For Inequitable Transit Systems (WaPo) The Cost of an Hour of Bike-Share in Ten Cities (Transpo Nation) Detroiters File Civil Rights Suit Over Transit Cuts […]

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Congress Returns From Summer Recess to a Long To-Do List, Including Transpo (ABC) U.S. DOT Offers Congress a Way to Kick the Can on Transpo Funding (The Hill) “Move Seattle” Is Great, But There’s Another Transit Funding Tool Seattle Is Ignoring (Stranger) Lee City Council Votes to Become First Massachusetts City With Its Own Local Gas […]